The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank - 45 44
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.27% 0.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.45% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PCI DSS
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
41 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.45% 7.84% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 12
Median daily rate £425 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £310 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £488 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -62.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PCI DSS across the Cambridge region.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

PCI DSS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware